cture of the Day
November 3, 2010
My last name
is Czech for game, as in
, so it's likely that my ancestors were hunters.
, I stalk the 21st century in search of
and little portable phonographs on which to play them.
to the midwest was fruitful--
whole stacks of 50-cent records
and a cute cardboard player with a
surprisingly big and rich sound discovered in cluttered basement shops. Years ago Sarah and I
typed on this train
in the sun while
the records spun
It worked great
! The rhythms overlapped and it only skipped once.